A Glossary of Words used in the Country of Wiltshire
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A Glossary of Words used in the Country of Wiltshire

By Edward Hungerford Goddard, George Edward Dartnell
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Table of Contents
  • GLOSSARY OF WILTSHIRE WORDS
  • PREFACE
  • INTRODUCTION
  • A LIST OF THE PRINCIPAL ABBREVIATIONS USED.
  • WILTS GLOSSARY
  • ADDENDA
  • SPECIMENS OF DIALECT
    • EXTRACTS FROM THE GENUINE REMAINS OF WILLIAM LITTLE.[1]
    • THE HARNET AND THE BITTLE.
    • From THE VARGESES.
    • THOMAS'S WIVES.
    • MANSLAUGHTER AT 'VIZE 'SIZES.
    • HOW OUR ETHERD GOT THE PEWRESY.
    • GWOIN' RAYTHER TOO FUR WI' A VEYTHER.
    • NOTHEN AS I LIKES WUSSER.
    • PUTTEN' UP TH' BANNS.
    • THE CANNINGS VAWK.
    • LUNNON AVORE ANY WIFE.
    • KITCHIN' TH' INFLUENZY.
  • APPENDIX I
  • APPENDIX II
  • APPENDIX III
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